Photonics Engineer

VEG02577

Your mission

As Photonics Engineer you will complement the photonics team, you will be working on the optical part of CGM (continuous glucose monitor) and will be focusing on continuously improving the silicon photonic IC and all related aspects.

Your main tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Design and simulate silicon photonic components and circuits
  • Propose and implement design solutions to meet systems requirements
  • Maintain and continuously improve PDK's (process design kit)
  • Layout photonic ICs (GDSII format), tape-out to fabs and follow-up
  • Implement test plans and analyse measurement data
  • Conduct yield analysis to provide feedback for design optimization
  • Develop and optimize new photonic modules (front-end, back-end, active/passive integration, packaging)
  • Work on integration of lasers and photodetectors, both design and technology development
  • Interface with internal and external teams for fabrication, assembly, packaging and testing

Your experience

  • Min. 2 years of experience in silicon photonics
  • PhD in photonics or electronics
  • Experience in development of passive optical devices (waveguides, splitters, gratings, mux/demux, …)
  • Strong knowledge photonic simulation and layout software (Lumerical, Fimmwave, IPKISS, Python, …)
  • Experience with III-V integration on Silicon is a plus (flip-chip, bonding, transfer-print)
  • An enthusiastic team-player, yet able to work independently on complex problems
  • Prior work experience in a start-up is a plus
  • Ability to write clear and comprehensive documentation
  • Accept and be able to work in a medical device environment and be familiar with quality and regulatory standards for quality assurance, risk management, and others applicable to active implantable medical devices (e.g. ISO 13485)
  • Fluent in English

VeroTech offers you

  • Grow your talents by challenging mid to long-term R&D projects in different industries
  • Join an inspiring community of engineers with different backgrounds and seniority levels
  • Working in a people-oriented company with an informal working environment
  • Close follow-up of your career path combined with technical and business related trainings
  • A motivating salary, with extralegal benefits and the possibility of a company car

Location

Ghent

Publication date

19-11-2021